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Browns announce terms of Josh Gordon trade, sign WR Rod Streater

But Patriots stepped in and closed. Gordon is set to be cut from Cleveland on Monday after he did not report to the Browns' facility on time Saturday. He logged a lone catch for 17 yards and a score in Week 1 against the Steelers before sitting out Sunday's loss to the Saints with a hamstring injury.

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Chelsea eye recently-signed Premier League striker as Morata doubts grow

Luiz's future at Stamford Bridge seemed uncertain after he made only nine Premier League starts for the club last season, but he has since established himself as a key member of new manager Maurizio Sarri 's starting lineup. Chelsea travel to Greece for Thursday's Europa League tie against PAOK, and Sarri will consider rotating his squad. "I hope he can recover in the next two or three days and maybe there is an opportunity that I can give him a chance".

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Gordon's impending release not due to substance abuse violation

Earlier Saturday, Cleveland ruled Gordon out for Sunday's game against the Saints with a hamstring injury . It is unclear specifically why the Browns made a decision to cut ties with Gordon, but his release will bring to an end a saga of off-the-field problems related to Gordon's substance abuse suspensions and addiction.

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Galaxy's Ibrahimovic scores 500th career goal

Toronto had jumped out to a 3-0 first-half lead at BMO Field before Ibrahimovic's goal fueled a furious Galaxy rally that saw a tie game by the 58th minute. The World Cup victor attempted and failed to imitate Zlatan's acrobatic prowess before saying, "I tell you to play football and you watch too much Jackie Chan, Jet Li and Bruce Lee".

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Canelo open to another rematch after defeating Golovkin

You could nearly see that it surprised Golovkin himself who was more the boxer type of the two this time round. The fight, in front of a sellout, celebrity-studded crowd that included Mike Tyson, actor Will Smith and basketballer LeBron James at T-Mobile Arena, lived up to its billing as the best two pound-for-pound fighters in the world.

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Maurizio Sarri confirms decision made on Chelsea’s new club captain

Liverpool's first win away at Tottenham in four attempts for Klopp was another sign of the progress made under the German, particularly as they suffered a 4-1 thrashing at Wembley last season. Cardiff had picked up just two points in 0-0 draws with a man advantage against Newcastle and Huddersfield prior to their visit to the capital. Eden Hazard scored a hat-trick in the game to help Chelsea maintain their flawless start to the Premier League season.

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Ronaldo wants Juventus to sign Paul Pogba in January

Mourinho says Pogba has never mentioned to him that he wants to leave but admits he is now "in the dark" as to whether he will stay put. I have a direct relationship with the players - not just Paul. "If you live it from within, as happened to me in the first 4 years, you are not amazed at the path and the triumphs". The 2018 FIFA World Cup victor has come in for criticism from some quarters for his form since returning to Manchester United in 2016, despite winning the Europa League and ...

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US Open Umpire Makes First Public Statement

The International Tennis Federation supported Ramos in a statement released Monday, saying that his decisions were "in accordance with the relevant rules and were re-affirmed by the US Open's decision to fine Serena Williams for the three offenses".

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Like father, like son: George and Timothy Weah play on same day

Liberia arranged the friendly to retire their number 14 shirt, worn by Weah at his playing peak. The 51-year-old, once named African Player of the Century, led the attack, but couldn't recreate the kind of performances that saw him score more than 200 goals, as a strong Super Eagles team ran out 2-1 winners in Monrovia.

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Seattle Storm fans can celebrate a WNBA title with a new t-shirt

The Seattle Storm clinched the 2018 WNBA championship on Wednesday, completing the sweep of the Washington Mystics with a 98-82 victory. Washington reached the Finals for the first time in franchise history. Heroes abounded for the Storm. Whitcomb was again a factor off the bench with six points, and Jewell Loyd, despite an off-shooting night (2-for-11, 0-for-3 on threes) still found a way to contribute with six assists and four rebounds.

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Hurricane Florence: Carolinas brace for 'storm of lifetime'

The time to prepare is nearly over, he said. LATER NEXT WEEK: The remnants of Hurricane Florence could bring some heavy rain to the D.C. region by next week. These could be as high as 13ft (4m) along parts of the North Carolina coast. Helene was weakening, however, and posed no danger to land, the NHC said, while Isaac could bring heavy rain to Martinique, Dominica and Guadeloupe.

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UEFA Nations League Roundup: Spain humiliate Croatia with thumping win

Zlatko Dalic's men were happy to sit back at times , though, and the first goal came from an accurate switch of play by Sergio Ramos to Dani Carvajal who crossed for Saul Niguez to head home. It got worse for Croatia before the break as Asensio grabbed two memorable goals in the space of two minutes, first blasting beyond Kalinic from 25 yards before driving towards the box and curling a stunning effort that smacked the crossbar and went in off the unfortunate goalkeeper.

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Aaron Rodgers: "I’m playing next week"

McKenzie know I could do that". Before Rodgers got hurt, he was dancing around in and out of the pocket trying to extend the play while his receivers got open. He has thrown an interception returned for a 27-yard touchdown by Bears linebacker Khalil Mack . He was doing well, he's feeling good, making plays.

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After nearly quitting, 'everything is almost perfect': Juan Martin del Potro

Next up is a mouth-watering clash against Argentinian third seed Juan Martin del Potro today and should Djokovic bag a third NY crown, he would join 14-time Grand Slam victor Pete Sampras in joint-third on the all-time list, trailing only Roger Federer (20) and Rafael Nadal (17).

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Verdict: England given immediate perspective on where they stand by Spain’s display

Gareth Southgate admitted that England have struggled to produce star players with the regularity of Spain , picking out his former team-mate Paul Gascoigne as a "unique talent" in the modern history of the Three Lions. "Instead we got players comfortable on the ball who could take 50 touches". The second period had barely begun when Shaw suffered a sickening blow to the head as he clashed with Dani Carvajal .

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She's the most inspiring person I know

Throughout Williams' time at the US Open, the star has worn black and lavender version of her kick-ass tutu look. 'Them shoes are cute, girl!' During the second game of that set, Willams received a violation from Ramos for receiving coaching from Patrick Mouratoglou, who had made a motion from the stands that appeared to instruct Williams to go to the net more frequently.

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Djokovic dismisses Del Potro to win U.S. Open

Brace yourself for a stunning men's singles final between Novak Djokovic and Juan Martin del Potro. The Serbian outlasted the Argentine 6-3 7-6 (7-4) 6-3 in three hours and 15 minutes on Arthur Ashe Stadium in NY. The sixth seed survived three break points in the following game, an epic that lasted more than 20 minutes, in a pivotal moment. With the crowd firmly behind him, del Potro battled to the bitter end, levelling both sets two and three after dropping an early break in both, but ...

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Eric Cantona not a fan of Jose Mourinho's Manchester United

Should United have chosen Guardiola over Mourinho? Victory over Burnley before the global break tempered fears somewhat, although there's still a little way to go. "No fun, no creativity". The club I can not name. The report quotes a Pogba interview with Sky Germany in which he revealed: "My future is now in Manchester, I still have a contract, I'm playing there at the moment, but who knows what will happen in the next few months".

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England's Luke Shaw conscious and talking after nasty head collision

There was an expectation in the 81,000 crowd as the game kicked off following the presentation of the World Cup Golden Boot trophy to Harry Kane by England coach Gareth Southgate. Shaw appeared to be wearing an oxygen mask as he was stabilised on a stretcher and then wheeled off the field. "We need to asses over the weekend, but I think it's likely we'll need to call some players in", Southgate said.

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IN Focus: New season, new controversy in NFL

The false claim, which originated on an online satire site, began circulating widely after Nike's launch of a new ad campaign featuring former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick . The stock fell precipitously by 3 percent Tuesday, which many Kaepernick critics took as a sign that the market was rejecting their political stunt.

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Serena Williams wins U.S. Open quarterfinals, advances to semis

Open. She kept looking up her coach, as if seeking solutions. A match that looked to be in question for Serena Williams early on turned into yet another dominating performance by the six-time US Open champion on Tuesday night. She broke again to go up 2-0 in the second set before Stephens, pleading with herself to fight, broke back. I didn't convert. I didn't play the big points well, and you don't win matches when you don't take your opportunities.

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Oosthuizen SA's lone ranger at BMW Championship

Woods is off and running this week at the BMW Championship , shooting a six-under 29 during his first round today. Woods meanwhile also struggled to find consistency in his second round, three birdies cancelled out by three bogeys to leave the American on even par for his round and eight-under par for the tournament heading into the weekend.

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Nadal: I fought until the end

At the end of four hours and 49 minutes, at 2:04 am NY time, that's the word Thiem was left ruing. "I am the guy to look at myself", Nadal said . Thiem's power off both flanks is what had ultimately undone Nadal on clay on those two occasions and seemed like it would prevail in their first hard-court meeting on Tuesday evening as the Austrian stormed to 6-0 in the opening set in mere 24 minutes.

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US Open 2018: Sloane Stephens proud despite failure to repeat triumph

Asked if there were any positives she could take from her run, Stephens said: "That I could have shit the bed in the first round and that would have been really bad". The Latvian had no apparent power or pace, but she had the touch and variety to smother Stephens' game. Now he looks ahead to a semi-final where he will either take a 5-11 losing record against Nadal or a ideal 4-0 over Thiem, including a fourth round clash in NY a year ago where he came back from two sets down and saved two ...

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Serena Williams and Anastasija Sevastova seek spot in US Open final

As Nishikori began to find his rhythm Cilic started to misfire and the Japanese 21st seed collecting a second consecutive break on a double fault to surge in front 5-4 before holding serve to level the match. In her third-round match, she was even quicker, dominating Aliaksandra Sasnovich , 6-0, 6-0, in 50 minutes. With Suarez Navarro serving, the Spaniard took a 30-0 lead, but after a service error allowed Keys back in, she fought back to win a second set point and take the set, 6-4.